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iCIMS Announces Partnership with Savvis

By HR Vendor News | January 28, 2010

HAZLET, N.J. (January 28, 2010) – iCIMS, the second-largest provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition solutions, today announced that the company has taken the first step towards a long term partnership with Savvis, Inc. (Nasdaq: SVVS), a leading international hosting provider of SAS 70 II certified data centers. This additional data center will strengthen iCIMS’…

Helping Newly Promoted Managers Succeed: Good for Them, Good for Your Company, says Impact Achievement Group

By HR Vendor News | January 27, 2010

SEATTLE — Jan. 27, 2010 — New management training is often overlooked or underemphasized, negatively affecting the new managers and their companies, according to Impact Achievement Group. After a promotion, employees are required to use different skills than those that made them shine as an independent contributor to the company. Yet companies and those newly…

New Perspectives, Research on Executive Onboarding Has the Attention of Business Leaders

By HR Vendor News | January 27, 2010

When new leaders fail, the entire organization loses. In today’s economy, the stakes couldn’t be higher. Current studies from many organizations show a failure rate of over 40% for new executive hires. Statistics such as this are no surprise to onboarding expert George Bradt. “Over the last year, we have found people and organizations getting…

FireWave Technology Releases ClearVision Employee Performance Management for the SMB market

By HR Vendor News | January 27, 2010

Frisco, Texas—FireWave Technology, an innovative software firm focused on delivering sensible technology services to the SMB market, announces the release of ClearVision Performance. Designed to provide businesses with an essential tool for introducing and managing an effective employee performance appraisal program, ClearVision combines simple system set up with job templates and competency tools for an…

SPECTRUM Human Resource Systems Corporation Announces International Partnership with InfoGroup Limited

By HR Vendor News | January 27, 2010

Denver, CO – Jan. 25, 2010 – SPECTRUM Human Resource Systems Corporation is excited to name Jamaica-based InfoGroup Limited as a Spectrum Authorized Business Partner. InfoGroup, a professional service firm providing business and information systems consulting, software solutions and management training, will be focused on selling iVantage in Jamaica and surrounding areas. “It is our…

More Than 1,000 Recruiters Join Arbita Webinar, "Introductory Twitter for Recruiters: How to Minimize Your Time & Maximize ROI"

By HR Vendor News | January 27, 2010

Minneapolis, MN — January 21, 2010 — Arbita, the leading provider of recruitment marketing technology, media planning and consulting services, is pleased to offer a complimentary streaming version of its recent webinar, “Introductory Twitter for Recruiters: How to Minimize Your Time & Maximize ROI.” The streaming video recording of the presentation by Arbita ACES’s master…

From Conflict to Consensus: Interaction Associates Outlines How Leaders Can Achieve Successful Alignment and Implementation

By HR Vendor News | January 26, 2010

(CAMBRIDGE, MA) – A new, results-oriented white paper from Interaction Associates details three essential actions for leaders to move an organization from conflict to consensus – an often thorny process that can undo leadership and change initiatives when not handled successfully. “Failure to achieve consensus is often why important company shifts or key leadership initiatives…

Universal Background Screening Expands with Opening of Los Angeles Office

By HR Vendor News | January 26, 2010

Universal Background Screening Expands with Opening of Los Angeles Office PHOENIX, January 26, 2010 — Universal Background Screening, Inc., a leading provider of employment background screening, drug testing and physical exam services, today announced that the Company opened a satellite office in the Los Angeles, California area and added staff to all areas of the…

Profiles International Announces Rosewood Hotels & Resorts as a 2009 Outstanding Client Winner

By HR Vendor News | January 26, 2010

Austin, TX, January 26, 2010 — Profiles International recognizes Rosewood Hotels and Resorts as a 2009 Outstanding Client. Since partnering with Profiles International in 2004, Rosewood has reduced turnover and increased productivity. Rosewood uses two products — ProfileXT® and Customer Service Profile™ (hospitality version), and has successfully lowered recruiting costs and increased employee engagement. Rosewood…

iCIMS Recognized as Finalist for Customer Service Department of the Year Award

By HR Vendor News | January 26, 2010

HAZLET, N.J. (January 26, 2010) iCIMS, the second largest provider of talent acquisition solutions, announced today the company’s nomination as one of fourteen finalists for “Customer Service Department of the Year” by the Stevie® Awards. Competing with over 500 entries in this global awards competition, iCIMS was classified as a leader in the IT &…